Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1990
1-Month
36.50°F
(2.50°C)
30.12°F
(-1.04°C)
6.38°F
(3.54°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2006
Dec 1989–Jan 1990
2-Month
32.11°F
(0.06°C)
31.42°F
(-0.32°C)
0.69°F
(0.38°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2006
Ties: 1976
Nov 1989–Jan 1990
3-Month
35.72°F
(2.07°C)
34.86°F
(1.59°C)
0.86°F
(0.48°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2002
Oct 1989–Jan 1990
4-Month
40.38°F
(4.66°C)
39.68°F
(4.27°C)
0.70°F
(0.39°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Sep 1989–Jan 1990
5-Month
45.12°F
(7.29°C)
44.72°F
(7.07°C)
0.40°F
(0.22°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Aug 1989–Jan 1990
6-Month
49.48°F
(9.71°C)
49.27°F
(9.59°C)
0.21°F
(0.12°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Jul 1989–Jan 1990
7-Month
53.02°F
(11.68°C)
52.75°F
(11.53°C)
0.27°F
(0.15°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Ties: 1948
Jun 1989–Jan 1990
8-Month
54.91°F
(12.73°C)
54.72°F
(12.62°C)
0.19°F
(0.11°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
May 1989–Jan 1990
9-Month
55.52°F
(13.07°C)
55.32°F
(12.96°C)
0.20°F
(0.11°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Ties: 1960
Apr 1989–Jan 1990
10-Month
55.26°F
(12.92°C)
54.90°F
(12.72°C)
0.36°F
(0.20°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Ties: 1944
Mar 1989–Jan 1990
11-Month
54.11°F
(12.28°C)
53.67°F
(12.04°C)
0.44°F
(0.24°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013
Feb 1989–Jan 1990
12-Month
52.04°F
(11.13°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Aug 1988–Jan 1990
18-Month
51.53°F
(10.85°C)
51.10°F
(10.61°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Ties: 1964
Feb 1988–Jan 1990
24-Month
52.60°F
(11.44°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.59°F
(0.32°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2018
Feb 1987–Jan 1990
36-Month
52.74°F
(11.52°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.75°F
(0.41°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2018
Feb 1986–Jan 1990
48-Month
52.82°F
(11.57°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.84°F
(0.47°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1918
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Feb 1985–Jan 1990
60-Month
52.65°F
(11.47°C)
51.97°F
(11.09°C)
0.68°F
(0.38°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1918
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/